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Kien Giang encourages Khmer teaching to ethnic children

Kien Giang encourages Khmer teaching to ethnic children

Local authorities in the southern province of Kien Giang has opened 297 classes of Khmer language this summer, attracting 7,325 monks and children of the Khmer ethnic group, according to the provincial Board of Ethnic Affairs.

President wraps up Cambodia visit

President wraps up Cambodia visit

President Tran Dai Quang and his encourage concluded their two-day State visit to Cambodia in the afternoon of June 16.

VFF leader visits Buddhist dignitaries, followers in HCM City

VFF leader visits Buddhist dignitaries, followers in HCM City

Vice President and General Secretary of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Tran Thanh Man has extended his best wishes to Buddhist dignitaries and followers in Ho Chi Minh City on the occasion of Buddha’s 2560th birthday.

Yala hosting cultural market

Yala hosting cultural market

The Thai southern province of Yala is hosting a cultural market in a bid to raise youngsters’ awareness of Thailand's cultural heritage.

Chol Chnam Thmay festival of the Khmer

Chol Chnam Thmay festival of the Khmer

VOV.VN - Chol Chnam Thmay is the New Year celebration of the Khmer. Their biggest festival of the year marks the end of the dry season and the beginning of a new year and new crops.

Yen Tu Buddhist spring festival opens

Yen Tu Buddhist spring festival opens

The Yen Tu spring festival officially opened on February 17, the 10th day of the first lunar month, at the Yen Tu historical site, Thuong Yen commune, Uong Bi City in the northern province of Quang Ninh.

Fatherland Front leader pays pre-Tet visit to VBS Supreme Patriarch

Fatherland Front leader pays pre-Tet visit to VBS Supreme Patriarch

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on February 1 visited Most Venerable Thich Pho Tue, Supreme Patriarch of the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha (VBS), and other Buddhist dignitaries ahead of the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.

Festival highlights national culture, Buddhism

Festival highlights national culture, Buddhism

A series of vibrant activities promoting national culture and Buddhism are taking place at a festival that opened at Pho Quang Pagoda in Ho Chi Minh City on January 30.

Vietnamese, Lao Buddhist sanghas look to enhance links

Vietnamese, Lao Buddhist sanghas look to enhance links

The Buddhist sanghas of Vietnam and Laos should further promote their cooperation in the coming time, thus deepening the relations between the two countries, said Most Venerable Ngon Damlongboun, new President of the Lao Buddhist Fellowship Organisation (LBFO).

Religions live together in Vietnam

Religions live together in Vietnam

A large number of religions in Vietnam have coexisted peacefully since the country was established on September 2, 1945, according to religious officials.

Pagoda typifies Hue architecture

Pagoda typifies Hue architecture

(VOV) - Hue’s imperial citadel attracts tourists because of its royal relics and beauty. Hue is also famous for more than 100 pagodas, many of them built in the 17th century such as Linh Mu pagoda, which was built in 1601, Bao Quoc pagoda in 1674 and Tu Dam pagoda in 1683.

Buddhism activities in Central Highlands discussed

The practice of Buddhism among ethnic groups in the Central Highlands was the main topic at a workshop in Buon Ma Thuot city, the Central Highland province of Dak Lak on July 19, attracting over 300 monks, nuns and scholars.

Tour of famous pagodas in Ho Chi Minh City

Tour of famous pagodas in Ho Chi Minh City

(VOV) - Ho Chi Minh City is famous for its impressive architecture which includes some beautiful pagodas that exemplify the Oriental architectural style. Over the centuries, these pagodas have been popular destinations for Buddhist followers and world travelers.